The Latest

Upcoming Events


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events

Texas: Upper Gulf Coast Grain Handlers Conference, El Campo, Jan. 16

Ernst Undesser
By Corrie Bowen, Texas AgriLife County Extension Agent January 12, 2018

Texas: Upper Gulf Coast Grain Handlers Conference, El Campo, Jan. 16

The 25th annual Upper Gulf Coast Grain Handlers Conference will be held on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at the El Campo Civic Center.  Kicking off with registration at 8:00am,  the program will begin at 8:25 am and should conclude around 3:30 pm.  A catered lunch will be provided. 

Five CEUs (2 IPM; 1 L&R; 2 General)  will be offered to all TDA pesticide applicators that sign in at the beginning of the meeting and remain through the closing of the program.  No structural credits offered.

The cost of the program is $20.00 per person preregistered by January 12th or $25.00 per person at the door.  To preregister, please contact the Colorado County Extension Office and we will send a form to you.

Program Topics and Speakers Include: TDA Pesticide Laws & Regulations Update, Live Insect ID for Stored Grain, Importance of Bin Sanitation & Cleaning Techniques, Safety & Handling of Pesticides, an OSHA Update.

For more information or to pre-register, call 979-732-2082.


Source: : http://uppercoastipm.blogspot.com/2018/01/grain-handlers-conference-and-western.html

Ernst Undesser
By Corrie Bowen, Texas AgriLife County Extension Agent January 12, 2018